restaurants open new years day in san antonio

Is there any better way to ring in the New Year than with a nice day out on the town with some great food on New Year’s Day? January 1st is the perfect time to enjoy a meal with loved ones and make plans for the upcoming calendar year while reminiscing over the year that just passed.

If you plan on going out on the first day of the year, luckily there are plenty of restaurants open on New Year’s Day in San Antonio.


San Antonio Restaurants Open on New Year’s Day

Acenar–The popular Mexican restaurant on The River Walk will be open New Year’s Day, offering its delicious dishes for diners to enjoy.

Biga’s on the Banks–Enjoy fine dining at this River Walk restaurant that’s been named one of the top 5 places to dine in Texas.

Boiler House–Head to the historic Pearl District for gourmet Hill Country fare with a vast wine list to suit all tastes.

Boston Market–A great place to get a hearty meal to go after a night of New Year’s festivities.

Boudro’s–This Texas bistro is one of the most popular places to dine on the San Antonio River Walk.

Chart House–Take in the amazing views and delicious seafood at this restaurant in the Tower of the Americas.

Cured–Chef Steve McHugh’s restaurant at The Pearl uses pure regional ingredients paired with hand-crafted cure foods to deliver an exceptional dining experience.

Denny’s–Kick off the New Year with a Grand Slam at this popular diner.

IHOP–A nice hot stack of pancakes is a great way to start off 2019 at IHOP.

Magnolia Pancake Haus–Breakfast at Magnolia Pancake Haus is absolutely sublime, especially after a night of NYE fun.

Max’s Wine Dive–Enjoy some great bar bites and drinks on New Years Day at this San Antonio restaurant.

Mi Tierra–The 24-hour spot will remain open for New Year’s Day.

Two Bros. BBQ–Is there a better way to start your year than with some of San Antonio’s best BBQ?

Waffle House–Open every day of the year, Waffle House is always serving guests its famous dishes.


Fast Food Open on New Year’s Day

Burger King


Dunkin’ Donuts (varies by location)


Panda Express


Taco Bell



Are there any other restaurants open on New Years Day in San Antonio? Tell us by leaving a comment below.